Service de neurochirurgie

Publications

Spinal dural arteriovenous fistula presenting with paraplegia following lumbar puncture.
Koerts G, Vanthuyne V, Delavallee M, Rooijakkers H, Raftopoulos C.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2013 Jul.

Patients with refractory epilepsy treated using a modified multiple subpial transection technique.
Ntsambi-Eba G, Vaz G, Docquier MA, van Rijckevorsel K, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2013 Jun

Immediate post-operative MRI suggestive of the site and timing of glioblastoma recurrence after gross total resection: a retrospective longitudinal preliminary study.
Smets T, Lawson TM, Grandin C, Jankovski A, Raftopoulos C.
Eur Radiol. 2013 Jun.

Thrombosis and recanalization of a blister-like aneurysm: letter to the editor.
Tassigny D, Vaz G, Godfraind C, Raftopoulos C.
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2013 Apr

Intravascular Ultrasound: A Plus in the Management of Cerebral Venous Intravascular Problems?
Raftopoulos C.
World Neurosurg. 2012 Jun 15.

Outcomes of transsphenoidal surgery in prolactinomas: improvement of hormonal control in dopamine agonist-resistant patients.
Primeau V, Raftopoulos C, Maiter D.
Eur J Endocrinol. 2012 May

Language impairment associated with arachnoid cysts: recovery after surgical treatment.
Laporte N, De Volder A, Bonnier C, Raftopoulos C, Sébire G.
Pediatr Neurol. 2012 Jan

Motor cortex stimulation in a three-year-old child with trigeminal neuropathic pain caused by a malignant glioma in the cerebellopontine angle: case report.
Delavallee M, Rooijakkers H, Koerts G, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2011 Aug

Primary cerebral arteritis in a young girl: an unusual cause of acute recurrent neurological deterioration.
El M'Kaddem B, Clapuyt P, de Bruycker JJ, Lauwerys B, Raftopoulos C, Godfraind C, Nassogne MC.
Eur J Paediatr Neurol. 2012 Mar.

Spine neurosurgery in Belgium.
Raftopoulos C.
World Neurosurg. 2010 Oct-Nov

Delayed compressive angiomatous degeneration in a case of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy treated by γ knife radiosurgery: case report.
Finet P, Rooijakkers H, Godfraind C, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2010 Jul

Factors predicting relapse of nonfunctioning pituitary macroadenomas after neurosurgery: a study of 142 patients.
Brochier S, Galland F, Kujas M, Parker F, Gaillard S, Raftopoulos C, Young J, Alexopoulou O, Maiter D, Chanson P.
Eur J Endocrinol. 2010 Aug.

Possible overlap between reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome and symptomatic vasospasm after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Forget P, Goffette P, van de Wyngaert F, Raftopoulos C, Hantson P.
J Headache Pain. 2009 Aug

Outcome of transsphenoidal surgery for Cushing's disease: a high remission rate in ACTH-secreting macroadenomas.
Fomekong E, Maiter D, Grandin C, Raftopoulos C.
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2009 Jun

Long term outcome of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion using coral grafts.
Ramzi N, Ribeiro-Vaz G, Fomekong E, Lecouvet FE, Raftopoulos C.
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2008 Dec

Surgical management of unruptured intracranial aneurysms that are inappropriate for endovascular treatment: experience based on two academic centers.
Aghakhani N, Vaz G, David P, Parker F, Goffette P, Ozan A, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2008 Jun

Intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging at 3-T using a dual independent operating room-magnetic resonance imaging suite: development, feasibility, safety, and preliminary experience.
Jankovski A, Francotte F, Vaz G, Fomekong E, Duprez T, Van Boven M, Docquier MA, Hermoye L, Cosnard G, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2008 Sep

Subdural motor cortex stimulation for central and peripheral neuropathic pain: a long-term follow-up study in a series of eight patients.
Delavallée M, Abu-Serieh B, de Tourchaninoff M, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2008 Jul

Postoperative spinal adhesive arachnoiditis presenting with hydrocephalus and cauda equina syndrome.
Koerts G, Rooijakkers H, Abu-Serieh B, Cosnard G, Raftopoulos C.
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2008 Feb

Stereotactic ventriculoperitoneal shunting for refractory idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
Abu-Serieh B, Ghassempour K, Duprez T, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2007 Jun

Pituitary stalk hemangioblastoma: the fourth case report and review of the literature.
Fomekong E, Hernalsteen D, Godfraind C, D'Haens J, Raftopoulos C.
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2007 Apr

Normal pressure hydrocephalus in a patient with myotonic dystrophy: case report with a 10-year follow-up.
Delavallée M, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2006 Apr

Epileptic discharges in a mammillary body of a patient with refractory epilepsy.
Raftopoulos C, van Rijckevorsel K, Abu Serieh B, de Tourtchaninoff M, Ivanoiu A, Mary G, Grandin C, Duprez T.
Neuromodulation. 2005 Oct

Impact of early hemispherotomy in a case of Ohtahara syndrome with left parieto-occipital megalencephaly.
Hmaimess G, Raftopoulos C, Kadhim H, Nassogne MC, Ghariani S, de Tourtchaninoff M, van Rijckevorsel K.
Seizure. 2005 Sep

Lateral sacral artery aneurysm: case report and review of the literature.
Bruneau M, Goffette P, Cosnard G, Rommel D, Raftopoulos C.
Neurosurgery. 2005 Jul

Propofol infusion syndrome associated with short-term large-dose infusion during surgical anesthesia in an adult.
Liolios A, Guérit JM, Scholtes JL, Raftopoulos C, Hantson P.
Anesth Analg. 2005 Jun.

Deep EEG recordings of the mammillary body in epilepsy patients.
van Rijckevorsel K, Abu Serieh B, de Tourtchaninoff M, Raftopoulos C.
Epilepsia. 2005 May

Absence of memory dysfunction after bilateral mammillary body and mammillothalamic tract electrode implantation: preliminary experience in three patients.
Duprez TP, Serieh BA, Raftopoulos C.
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2005 Jan

Surgical treatment of a syringomyelia associated with an idiopathic arachnoid malformation disclosed by preoperative MRI.
Bruneau M, Duprez T, Rommel D, Raftopoulos C.
Surg Neurol. 2004 Dec

Remitting/relapsing idiopathic hypertrophic spinal pachymeningitidis: comprehensive imaging work-up and MR monitoring.
Claus E, Rutgers M, Sindic C, Raftopoulos C, Godfraind C, Duprez T.
Eur Radiol. 2005 Jan

Clinical application of a physically and chemically processed human substitute for dura mater.
Dufrane D, Marchal C, Cornu O, Raftopoulos C, Delloye C.
J Neurosurg. 2003 Jun

Surgical clipping may lead to better results than coil embolization: results from a series of 101 consecutive unruptured intracranial aneurysms.
Raftopoulos C, Goffette P, Vaz G, Ramzi N, Scholtes JL, Wittebole X, Mathurin P.
Neurosurgery. 2003 Jun

Transvascular coil hooking procedure to retrieve an unraveled Guglielmi detachable coil: technical note.
Raftopoulos C, Goffette P, Billa RF, Mathurin P.
Neurosurgery. 2002 Apr

Management of severe head injury.
Raftopoulos C.
JEUR, 1997, 4, 197-201.

Infantile neurenteric cyst revealed by an acute myelopathy: case report and review of the literature.
Guzman P, Saint-Martin Chr, Boscherini D, Clapuyt Ph, Godfrin C, Cosnard G, Raftopoulos C, Sébire G.
Neurology, 2000, 54:54

La névralgie du trijumeau.
Picard G, Raftopoulos C, Fomekong E, Thauvoy C.
Médisphère 2000, 113:23-5

Le traitement neurochirurgical des adénomes hypophysaires.
Raftopoulos C, Fomekong E, Van Boven M.
Louvain Med. 1999, 118 (9), pp. S224-S229

Les nouvelles techniques en Neurochirurgie
Raftopoulos C.
La Revue de la Médecine Générale 1997, 143: 28-32.

La neuronavigation avec le système MKM de Zeiss.
Raftopoulos C, Boscherini D, Scordidis V, Janah M, Duprez Th, Cosnar G.
Neurone 1997, 2: 241-3.

Anterior fontanelle pressure monitoring for the evaluation of asymptomatic infants with increased head growth rate.
Massager N, Wayenberg J.L., Raftopoulos C., Christophe C., Vermeylen D., Franco P.
Child’s Nervous System 1996, 12:38-42.

Cranial disjunction and visual failure in a slit ventricle syndrome with patent shunt.
Van Bogaert P, Raftopoulos C, Cordonnier M, Chaskis C, Szliwowski HB.
Child’s Nervous System 1996, 12:276-279.

Prospective analysis by computed tomography and long term outcome of 23 adult patients with chronic idiopathic hydrocephalus.
Raftopoulos C, Massager N, Balériaux D, Cantraine F, Clarysse S, Brotchi J.
Neurosurgery 1996; 38:51-59.

Slow increase of HVA in cerebrospinal fluid after levodopa administration.
Raftopoulos C, Dethy S, Laute A, Przedborski S, Hildebrand J.
Movement Disorders 1996; 11:59-62.